The Police command in Kaduna State has said it has arrested two deadly kidnappers operating along Jere/Katari axis on the Abuja-Kaduna expressway and Jere-Kagarko road in Kaduna State.
Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mukthar Aliyu who confirmed the arrest said the recovered two assault rifles from the kidnappers.
ASP Mukthar Said, “On 17/12/2017 at about 2130hrs IRT Operatives attached to Operation Absolute Sanity Along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway Arrested two Deadly Kidnappers in our Wanted list and Recovered two AK47 Rifles with S/no 5390 and 25401 respectively and 135 Rounds Of Live Ammunition.
“The kidnappers arrested with bullet wounds after a gun battle with IRT Operatives are 1) Adamu Lawan 30yrs and 2) Aminu Lawan 25yrs. They Confessed to Several Kidnappings Along Abuja-Kaduna expressway and Jere-Kagarko Road all in Kaduna State.”
He concluded that there is an ongoing effort to arrest more gangs and their members and called on the public to give police useful information that would help in its effort to reduce the spite of kidnapping along that axis.